The Quran

15:1-99 Al Hijr (The rock) - الحجر

15.1
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Pickthall
Alif. Lam. Ra. These are verses of the Scripture and a plain Reading.
Sahih Intl
Alif, Lam, Ra. These are the verses of the Book and a clear Qur'an.
Yusuf Ali
A. L. R. These are the Ayats of Revelation,- of a Qur'an that makes things clear.
Arabic
الٓر ۚ تِلْكَ ءَايَٰتُ ٱلْكِتَٰبِ وَقُرْءَانٍ مُّبِينٍ
15.2
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Pickthall
It may be that those who disbelieve wish ardently that they were Muslims.
Sahih Intl
Perhaps those who disbelieve will wish that they had been Muslims.
Yusuf Ali
Again and again will those who disbelieve, wish that they had bowed (to Allah's will) in Islam.
Arabic
رُّبَمَا يَوَدُّ ٱلَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا۟ لَوْ كَانُوا۟ مُسْلِمِينَ
15.3
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Pickthall
Let them eat and enjoy life, and let (false) hope beguile them. They will come to know!
Sahih Intl
Let them eat and enjoy themselves and be diverted by [false] hope, for they are going to know.
Yusuf Ali
Leave them alone, to enjoy (the good things of this life) and to please themselves: let (false) hope amuse them: soon will knowledge (undeceive them).
Arabic
ذَرْهُمْ يَأْكُلُوا۟ وَيَتَمَتَّعُوا۟ وَيُلْهِهِمُ ٱلْأَمَلُ ۖ فَسَوْفَ يَعْلَمُونَ
15.4
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1
Hadiths
Pickthall
And We destroyed no township but there was a known decree for it.
Sahih Intl
And We did not destroy any city but that for it was a known decree.
Yusuf Ali
Never did We destroy a population that had not a term decreed and assigned beforehand.
Arabic
وَمَآ أَهْلَكْنَا مِن قَرْيَةٍ إِلَّا وَلَهَا كِتَابٌ مَّعْلُومٌ
15.5
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Pickthall
No nation can outstrip its term nor can they lag behind.
Sahih Intl
No nation will precede its term, nor will they remain thereafter.
Yusuf Ali
Neither can a people anticipate its term, nor delay it.
Arabic
مَّا تَسْبِقُ مِنْ أُمَّةٍ أَجَلَهَا وَمَا يَسْتَـْٔخِرُونَ
15.6
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Pickthall
And they say: O thou unto whom the Reminder is revealed, lo! thou art indeed a madman!
Sahih Intl
And they say, "O you upon whom the message has been sent down, indeed you are mad.
Yusuf Ali
They say: "O thou to whom the Message is being revealed! truly thou art mad (or possessed)!
Arabic
وَقَالُوا۟ يَٰٓأَيُّهَا ٱلَّذِى نُزِّلَ عَلَيْهِ ٱلذِّكْرُ إِنَّكَ لَمَجْنُونٌ
15.7
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Pickthall
Why bringest thou not angels unto us, if thou art of the truthful?
Sahih Intl
Why do you not bring us the angels, if you should be among the truthful?"
Yusuf Ali
"Why bringest thou not angels to us if it be that thou hast the Truth?"
Arabic
لَّوْ مَا تَأْتِينَا بِٱلْمَلَٰٓئِكَةِ إِن كُنتَ مِنَ ٱلصَّٰدِقِينَ
15.8
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Pickthall
We send not down the angels save with the Fact, and in that case (the disbelievers) would not be tolerated.
Sahih Intl
We do not send down the angels except with truth; and the disbelievers would not then be reprieved.
Yusuf Ali
We send not the angels down except for just cause: if they came (to the ungodly), behold! no respite would they have!
Arabic
مَا نُنَزِّلُ ٱلْمَلَٰٓئِكَةَ إِلَّا بِٱلْحَقِّ وَمَا كَانُوٓا۟ إِذًا مُّنظَرِينَ
15.9
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Pickthall
Lo! We, even We, reveal the Reminder, and lo! We verily are its Guardian.
Sahih Intl
Indeed, it is We who sent down the Qur'an and indeed, We will be its guardian.
Yusuf Ali
We have, without doubt, sent down the Message; and We will assuredly guard it (from corruption).
Arabic
إِنَّا نَحْنُ نَزَّلْنَا ٱلذِّكْرَ وَإِنَّا لَهُۥ لَحَٰفِظُونَ
15.10
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Pickthall
We verily sent (messengers) before thee among the factions of the men of old.
Sahih Intl
And We had certainly sent [messengers] before you, [O Muhammad], among the sects of the former peoples.
Yusuf Ali
We did send messengers before thee amongst the religious sects of old:
Arabic
وَلَقَدْ أَرْسَلْنَا مِن قَبْلِكَ فِى شِيَعِ ٱلْأَوَّلِينَ
15.11
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Pickthall
And never came there unto them a messenger but they did mock him.
Sahih Intl
And no messenger would come to them except that they ridiculed him.
Yusuf Ali
But never came a messenger to them but they mocked him.
Arabic
وَمَا يَأْتِيهِم مِّن رَّسُولٍ إِلَّا كَانُوا۟ بِهِۦ يَسْتَهْزِءُونَ
15.12
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Pickthall
Thus do We make it traverse the hearts of the guilty:
Sahih Intl
Thus do We insert denial into the hearts of the criminals.
Yusuf Ali
Even so do we let it creep into the hearts of the sinners -
Arabic
كَذَٰلِكَ نَسْلُكُهُۥ فِى قُلُوبِ ٱلْمُجْرِمِينَ
15.13
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Pickthall
They believe not therein, though the example of the men of old hath gone before.
Sahih Intl
They will not believe in it, while there has already occurred the precedent of the former peoples.
Yusuf Ali
That they should not believe in the (Message); but the ways of the ancients have passed away.
Arabic
لَا يُؤْمِنُونَ بِهِۦ ۖ وَقَدْ خَلَتْ سُنَّةُ ٱلْأَوَّلِينَ
15.14
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Pickthall
And even if We opened unto them a gate of heaven and they kept mounting through it,
Sahih Intl
And [even] if We opened to them a gate from the heaven and they continued therein to ascend,
Yusuf Ali
Even if We opened out to them a gate from heaven, and they were to continue (all day) ascending therein,
Arabic
وَلَوْ فَتَحْنَا عَلَيْهِم بَابًا مِّنَ ٱلسَّمَآءِ فَظَلُّوا۟ فِيهِ يَعْرُجُونَ
15.15
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Tafsirs
Pickthall
They would say: Our sight is wrong - nay, but we are folk bewitched.
Sahih Intl
They would say, "Our eyes have only been dazzled. Rather, we are a people affected by magic."
Yusuf Ali
They would only say: "Our eyes have been intoxicated: Nay, we have been bewitched by sorcery."
Arabic
لَقَالُوٓا۟ إِنَّمَا سُكِّرَتْ أَبْصَٰرُنَا بَلْ نَحْنُ قَوْمٌ مَّسْحُورُونَ
15.16
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Hadiths
Pickthall
And verily in the heaven we have set mansions of the stars, and We have beautified it for beholders.
Sahih Intl
And We have placed within the heaven great stars and have beautified it for the observers.
Yusuf Ali
It is We Who have set out the zodiacal signs in the heavens, and made them fair-seeming to (all) beholders;
Arabic
وَلَقَدْ جَعَلْنَا فِى ٱلسَّمَآءِ بُرُوجًا وَزَيَّنَّٰهَا لِلنَّٰظِرِينَ
15.17
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Pickthall
And We have guarded it from every outcast devil,
Sahih Intl
And We have protected it from every devil expelled [from the mercy of Allah]
Yusuf Ali
And (moreover) We have guarded them from every cursed devil:
Arabic
وَحَفِظْنَٰهَا مِن كُلِّ شَيْطَٰنٍ رَّجِيمٍ
15.18
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Hadiths
Pickthall
Save him who stealeth the hearing, and them doth a clear flame pursue.
Sahih Intl
Except one who steals a hearing and is pursued by a clear burning flame.
Yusuf Ali
But any that gains a hearing by stealth, is pursued by a flaming fire, bright (to see).
Arabic
إِلَّا مَنِ ٱسْتَرَقَ ٱلسَّمْعَ فَأَتْبَعَهُۥ شِهَابٌ مُّبِينٌ
15.19
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Pickthall
And the earth have We spread out, and placed therein firm hills, and caused each seemly thing to grow therein.
Sahih Intl
And the earth - We have spread it and cast therein firmly set mountains and caused to grow therein [something] of every well-balanced thing.
Yusuf Ali
And the earth We have spread out (like a carpet); set thereon mountains firm and immovable; and produced therein all kinds of things in due balance.
Arabic
وَٱلْأَرْضَ مَدَدْنَٰهَا وَأَلْقَيْنَا فِيهَا رَوَٰسِىَ وَأَنۢبَتْنَا فِيهَا مِن كُلِّ شَىْءٍ مَّوْزُونٍ
15.20
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Pickthall
And we have given unto you livelihoods therein, and unto those for whom ye provide not.
Sahih Intl
And We have made for you therein means of living and [for] those for whom you are not providers.
Yusuf Ali
And We have provided therein means of subsistence,- for you and for those for whose sustenance ye are not responsible.
Arabic
وَجَعَلْنَا لَكُمْ فِيهَا مَعَٰيِشَ وَمَن لَّسْتُمْ لَهُۥ بِرَٰزِقِينَ
15.21
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Pickthall
And there is not a thing but with Us are the stores thereof. And we send it not down save in appointed measure.
Sahih Intl
And there is not a thing but that with Us are its depositories, and We do not send it down except according to a known measure.
Yusuf Ali
And there is not a thing but its (sources and) treasures (inexhaustible) are with Us; but We only send down thereof in due and ascertainable measures.
Arabic
وَإِن مِّن شَىْءٍ إِلَّا عِندَنَا خَزَآئِنُهُۥ وَمَا نُنَزِّلُهُۥٓ إِلَّا بِقَدَرٍ مَّعْلُومٍ
15.22
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Pickthall
And We send the winds fertilising, and cause water to descend from the sky, and give it you to drink. It is not ye who are the holders of the store thereof.
Sahih Intl
And We have sent the fertilizing winds and sent down water from the sky and given you drink from it. And you are not its retainers.
Yusuf Ali
And We send the fecundating winds, then cause the rain to descend from the sky, therewith providing you with water (in abundance), though ye are not the guardians of its stores.
Arabic
وَأَرْسَلْنَا ٱلرِّيَٰحَ لَوَٰقِحَ فَأَنزَلْنَا مِنَ ٱلسَّمَآءِ مَآءً فَأَسْقَيْنَٰكُمُوهُ وَمَآ أَنتُمْ لَهُۥ بِخَٰزِنِينَ
15.23
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Pickthall
Lo! and it is We, even We, Who quicken and give death, and We are the Inheritor.
Sahih Intl
And indeed, it is We who give life and cause death, and We are the Inheritor.
Yusuf Ali
And verily, it is We Who give life, and Who give death: it is We Who remain inheritors (after all else passes away).
Arabic
وَإِنَّا لَنَحْنُ نُحْىِۦ وَنُمِيتُ وَنَحْنُ ٱلْوَٰرِثُونَ
15.24
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Hadiths
Pickthall
And verily We know the eager among you and verily We know the laggards.
Sahih Intl
And We have already known the preceding [generations] among you, and We have already known the later [ones to come].
Yusuf Ali
To Us are known those of you who hasten forward, and those who lag behind.
Arabic
وَلَقَدْ عَلِمْنَا ٱلْمُسْتَقْدِمِينَ مِنكُمْ وَلَقَدْ عَلِمْنَا ٱلْمُسْتَـْٔخِرِينَ
15.25
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Pickthall
Lo! thy Lord will gather them together. Lo! He is Wise, Aware.
Sahih Intl
And indeed, your Lord will gather them; indeed, He is Wise and Knowing.
Yusuf Ali
Assuredly it is thy Lord Who will gather them together: for He is perfect in Wisdom and Knowledge.
Arabic
وَإِنَّ رَبَّكَ هُوَ يَحْشُرُهُمْ ۚ إِنَّهُۥ حَكِيمٌ عَلِيمٌ
15.26
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Hadiths
Pickthall
Verily We created man of potter's clay of black mud altered,
Sahih Intl
And We did certainly create man out of clay from an altered black mud.
Yusuf Ali
We created man from sounding clay, from mud moulded into shape;
Arabic
وَلَقَدْ خَلَقْنَا ٱلْإِنسَٰنَ مِن صَلْصَٰلٍ مِّنْ حَمَإٍ مَّسْنُونٍ
15.27
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Pickthall
And the jinn did We create aforetime of essential fire.
Sahih Intl
And the jinn We created before from scorching fire.
Yusuf Ali
And the Jinn race, We had created before, from the fire of a scorching wind.
Arabic
وَٱلْجَآنَّ خَلَقْنَٰهُ مِن قَبْلُ مِن نَّارِ ٱلسَّمُومِ
15.28
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Hadiths
Pickthall
And (remember) when thy Lord said unto the angels: Lo! I am creating a mortal out of potter's clay of black mud altered,
Sahih Intl
And [mention, O Muhammad], when your Lord said to the angels, "I will create a human being out of clay from an altered black mud.
Yusuf Ali
Behold! thy Lord said to the angels: "I am about to create man, from sounding clay from mud moulded into shape;
Arabic
وَإِذْ قَالَ رَبُّكَ لِلْمَلَٰٓئِكَةِ إِنِّى خَٰلِقٌۢ بَشَرًا مِّن صَلْصَٰلٍ مِّنْ حَمَإٍ مَّسْنُونٍ
15.29
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Hadiths
Pickthall
So, when I have made him and have breathed into him of My Spirit, do ye fall down, prostrating yourselves unto him.
Sahih Intl
And when I have proportioned him and breathed into him of My [created] soul, then fall down to him in prostration."
Yusuf Ali
"When I have fashioned him (in due proportion) and breathed into him of My spirit, fall ye down in obeisance unto him."
Arabic
فَإِذَا سَوَّيْتُهُۥ وَنَفَخْتُ فِيهِ مِن رُّوحِى فَقَعُوا۟ لَهُۥ سَٰجِدِينَ
15.30
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Pickthall
So the angels fell prostrate, all of them together
Sahih Intl
So the angels prostrated - all of them entirely,
Yusuf Ali
So the angels prostrated themselves, all of them together:
Arabic
فَسَجَدَ ٱلْمَلَٰٓئِكَةُ كُلُّهُمْ أَجْمَعُونَ
15.31
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Pickthall
Save Iblis. He refused to be among the prostrate.
Sahih Intl
Except Iblees, he refused to be with those who prostrated.
Yusuf Ali
Not so Iblis: he refused to be among those who prostrated themselves.
Arabic
إِلَّآ إِبْلِيسَ أَبَىٰٓ أَن يَكُونَ مَعَ ٱلسَّٰجِدِينَ
15.32
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Pickthall
He said: O Iblis! What aileth thee that thou art not among the prostrate?
Sahih Intl
[Allah] said, O Iblees, what is [the matter] with you that you are not with those who prostrate?"
Yusuf Ali
(Allah) said: "O Iblis! what is your reason for not being among those who prostrated themselves?"
Arabic
قَالَ يَٰٓإِبْلِيسُ مَا لَكَ أَلَّا تَكُونَ مَعَ ٱلسَّٰجِدِينَ
15.33
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Pickthall
He said: I am not one to prostrate myself unto a mortal whom Thou hast created out of potter's clay of black mud altered!
Sahih Intl
He said, "Never would I prostrate to a human whom You created out of clay from an altered black mud."
Yusuf Ali
(Iblis) said: "I am not one to prostrate myself to man, whom Thou didst create from sounding clay, from mud moulded into shape."
Arabic
قَالَ لَمْ أَكُن لِّأَسْجُدَ لِبَشَرٍ خَلَقْتَهُۥ مِن صَلْصَٰلٍ مِّنْ حَمَإٍ مَّسْنُونٍ
15.34
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Tafsirs
Pickthall
He said: Then go thou forth from hence, for lo! thou art outcast.
Sahih Intl
[Allah] said, "Then get out of it, for indeed, you are expelled.
Yusuf Ali
(Allah) said: "Then get thee out from here; for thou art rejected, accursed.
Arabic
قَالَ فَٱخْرُجْ مِنْهَا فَإِنَّكَ رَجِيمٌ
15.35
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5
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Pickthall
And lo! the curse shall be upon thee till the Day of Judgment.
Sahih Intl
And indeed, upon you is the curse until the Day of Recompense."
Yusuf Ali
"And the curse shall be on thee till the day of Judgment."
Arabic
وَإِنَّ عَلَيْكَ ٱللَّعْنَةَ إِلَىٰ يَوْمِ ٱلدِّينِ
15.36
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Pickthall
He said: My Lord! Reprieve me till the day when they are raised.
Sahih Intl
He said, "My Lord, then reprieve me until the Day they are resurrected."
Yusuf Ali
(Iblis) said: "O my Lord! give me then respite till the Day the (dead) are raised."
Arabic
قَالَ رَبِّ فَأَنظِرْنِىٓ إِلَىٰ يَوْمِ يُبْعَثُونَ
15.37
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Pickthall
He said: Then lo! thou art of those reprieved
Sahih Intl
[Allah] said, "So indeed, you are of those reprieved
Yusuf Ali
(Allah) said: "Respite is granted thee
Arabic
قَالَ فَإِنَّكَ مِنَ ٱلْمُنظَرِينَ
15.38
6
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4
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Pickthall
Till the Day of appointed time.
Sahih Intl
Until the Day of the time well-known."
Yusuf Ali
"Till the Day of the Time appointed."
Arabic
إِلَىٰ يَوْمِ ٱلْوَقْتِ ٱلْمَعْلُومِ
15.39
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Pickthall
He said: My Lord! Because Thou hast sent me astray, I verily shall adorn the path of error for them in the earth, and shall mislead them every one,
Sahih Intl
[Iblees] said, "My Lord, because You have put me in error, I will surely make [disobedience] attractive to them on earth, and I will mislead them all
Yusuf Ali
(Iblis) said: "O my Lord! because Thou hast put me in the wrong, I will make (wrong) fair-seeming to them on the earth, and I will put them all in the wrong,-
Arabic
قَالَ رَبِّ بِمَآ أَغْوَيْتَنِى لَأُزَيِّنَنَّ لَهُمْ فِى ٱلْأَرْضِ وَلَأُغْوِيَنَّهُمْ أَجْمَعِينَ
15.40
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Pickthall
Save such of them as are Thy perfectly devoted slaves.
Sahih Intl
Except, among them, Your chosen servants."
Yusuf Ali
"Except Thy servants among them, sincere and purified (by Thy Grace)."
Arabic
إِلَّا عِبَادَكَ مِنْهُمُ ٱلْمُخْلَصِينَ
15.41
6
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Pickthall
He said: This is a right course incumbent upon Me:
Sahih Intl
[Allah] said, "This is a path [of return] to Me [that is] straight.
Yusuf Ali
(Allah) said: "This (way of My sincere servants) is indeed a way that leads straight to Me.
Arabic
قَالَ هَٰذَا صِرَٰطٌ عَلَىَّ مُسْتَقِيمٌ
15.42
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Pickthall
Lo! as for My slaves, thou hast no power over any of them save such of the froward as follow thee,
Sahih Intl
Indeed, My servants - no authority will you have over them, except those who follow you of the deviators.
Yusuf Ali
"For over My servants no authority shalt thou have, except such as put themselves in the wrong and follow thee."
Arabic
إِنَّ عِبَادِى لَيْسَ لَكَ عَلَيْهِمْ سُلْطَٰنٌ إِلَّا مَنِ ٱتَّبَعَكَ مِنَ ٱلْغَاوِينَ
15.43
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Pickthall
And lo! for all such, hell will be the promised place.
Sahih Intl
And indeed, Hell is the promised place for them all.
Yusuf Ali
And verily, Hell is the promised abode for them all!
Arabic
وَإِنَّ جَهَنَّمَ لَمَوْعِدُهُمْ أَجْمَعِينَ
15.44
11
Roots
5
Tafsirs
Pickthall
It hath seven gates, and each gate hath an appointed portion.
Sahih Intl
It has seven gates; for every gate is of them a portion designated."
Yusuf Ali
To it are seven gates: for each of those gates is a (special) class (of sinners) assigned.
Arabic
لَهَا سَبْعَةُ أَبْوَٰبٍ لِّكُلِّ بَابٍ مِّنْهُمْ جُزْءٌ مَّقْسُومٌ
15.45
7
Roots
5
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Lo! those who ward off (evil) are among gardens and watersprings.
Sahih Intl
Indeed, the righteous will be within gardens and springs.
Yusuf Ali
The righteous (will be) amid gardens and fountains (of clear-flowing water).
Arabic
إِنَّ ٱلْمُتَّقِينَ فِى جَنَّٰتٍ وَعُيُونٍ
15.46
6
Roots
5
Tafsirs
Pickthall
(And it is said unto them): Enter them in peace, secure.
Sahih Intl
[Having been told], "Enter it in peace, safe [and secure]."
Yusuf Ali
(Their greeting will be): "Enter ye here in peace and security."
Arabic
ٱدْخُلُوهَا بِسَلَٰمٍ ءَامِنِينَ
15.47
13
Roots
6
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And We remove whatever rancour may be in their breasts. As brethren, face to face, (they rest) on couches raised.
Sahih Intl
And We will remove whatever is in their breasts of resentment, [so they will be] brothers, on thrones facing each other.
Yusuf Ali
And We shall remove from their hearts any lurking sense of injury: (they will be) brothers (joyfully) facing each other on thrones (of dignity).
Arabic
وَنَزَعْنَا مَا فِى صُدُورِهِم مِّنْ غِلٍّ إِخْوَٰنًا عَلَىٰ سُرُرٍ مُّتَقَٰبِلِينَ
15.48
13
Roots
5
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Toil cometh not unto them there, nor will they be expelled from thence.
Sahih Intl
No fatigue will touch them therein, nor from it will they [ever] be removed.
Yusuf Ali
There no sense of fatigue shall touch them, nor shall they (ever) be asked to leave.
Arabic
لَا يَمَسُّهُمْ فِيهَا نَصَبٌ وَمَا هُم مِّنْهَا بِمُخْرَجِينَ
15.49
10
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Announce, (O Muhammad) unto My slaves that verily I am the Forgiving, the Merciful,
Sahih Intl
[O Muhammad], inform My servants that it is I who am the Forgiving, the Merciful.
Yusuf Ali
Tell My servants that I am indeed the Oft-forgiving, Most Merciful;
Arabic
نَبِّئْ عِبَادِىٓ أَنِّىٓ أَنَا ٱلْغَفُورُ ٱلرَّحِيمُ
15.50
9
Roots
3
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And that My doom is the dolorous doom.
Sahih Intl
And that it is My punishment which is the painful punishment.
Yusuf Ali
And that My Penalty will be indeed the most grievous Penalty.
Arabic
وَأَنَّ عَذَابِى هُوَ ٱلْعَذَابُ ٱلْأَلِيمُ
15.51
6
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And tell them of Abraham's guests,
Sahih Intl
And inform them about the guests of Abraham,
Yusuf Ali
Tell them about the guests of Abraham.
Arabic
وَنَبِّئْهُمْ عَن ضَيْفِ إِبْرَٰهِيمَ
15.52
15
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
(How) when they came in unto him, and said: Peace. He said: Lo! we are afraid of you.
Sahih Intl
When they entered upon him and said, "Peace." [Abraham] said, "Indeed, we are fearful of you."
Yusuf Ali
When they entered his presence and said, "Peace!" He said, "We feel afraid of you!"
Arabic
إِذْ دَخَلُوا۟ عَلَيْهِ فَقَالُوا۟ سَلَٰمًا قَالَ إِنَّا مِنكُمْ وَجِلُونَ
15.53
11
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
They said: Be not afraid! Lo! we bring thee good tidings of a boy possessing wisdom.
Sahih Intl
[The angels] said, "Fear not. Indeed, we give you good tidings of a learned boy."
Yusuf Ali
They said: "Fear not! We give thee glad tidings of a son endowed with wisdom."
Arabic
قَالُوا۟ لَا تَوْجَلْ إِنَّا نُبَشِّرُكَ بِغُلَٰمٍ عَلِيمٍ
15.54
16
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
He said: Bring ye me good tidings (of a son) when old age hath overtaken me? Of what then can ye bring good tidings?
Sahih Intl
He said, "Have you given me good tidings although old age has come upon me? Then of what [wonder] do you inform?"
Yusuf Ali
He said: "Do ye give me glad tidings that old age has seized me? Of what, then, is your good news?"
Arabic
قَالَ أَبَشَّرْتُمُونِى عَلَىٰٓ أَن مَّسَّنِىَ ٱلْكِبَرُ فَبِمَ تُبَشِّرُونَ
15.55
14
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
They said: We bring thee good tidings in truth. So be not thou of the despairing.
Sahih Intl
They said, "We have given you good tidings in truth, so do not be of the despairing."
Yusuf Ali
They said: "We give thee glad tidings in truth: be not then in despair!"
Arabic
قَالُوا۟ بَشَّرْنَٰكَ بِٱلْحَقِّ فَلَا تَكُن مِّنَ ٱلْقَٰنِطِينَ
15.56
11
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
He said: And who despaireth of the mercy of his Lord save those who are astray?
Sahih Intl
He said, "And who despairs of the mercy of his Lord except for those astray?"
Yusuf Ali
He said: "And who despairs of the mercy of his Lord, but such as go astray?"
Arabic
قَالَ وَمَن يَقْنَطُ مِن رَّحْمَةِ رَبِّهِۦٓ إِلَّا ٱلضَّآلُّونَ
15.57
8
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
He said: And afterward what is your business, O ye messengers (of Allah)?
Sahih Intl
[Abraham] said, "Then what is your business [here], O messengers?"
Yusuf Ali
Abraham said: "What then is the business on which ye (have come), O ye messengers (of Allah)?"
Arabic
قَالَ فَمَا خَطْبُكُمْ أَيُّهَا ٱلْمُرْسَلُونَ
15.58
9
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
They said: We have been sent unto a guilty folk,
Sahih Intl
They said, "Indeed, we have been sent to a people of criminals,
Yusuf Ali
They said: "We have been sent to a people (deep) in sin,
Arabic
قَالُوٓا۟ إِنَّآ أُرْسِلْنَآ إِلَىٰ قَوْمٍ مُّجْرِمِينَ
15.59
9
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
(All) save the family of Lot. Them we shall deliver every one,
Sahih Intl
Except the family of Lot; indeed, we will save them all
Yusuf Ali
"Excepting the adherents of Lut: them we are certainly (charged) to save (from harm),- All -
Arabic
إِلَّآ ءَالَ لُوطٍ إِنَّا لَمُنَجُّوهُمْ أَجْمَعِينَ
15.60
11
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Except his wife, of whom We had decreed that she should be of those who stay behind.
Sahih Intl
Except his wife." Allah decreed that she is of those who remain behind.
Yusuf Ali
"Except his wife, who, We have ascertained, will be among those who will lag behind."
Arabic
إِلَّا ٱمْرَأَتَهُۥ قَدَّرْنَآ ۙ إِنَّهَا لَمِنَ ٱلْغَٰبِرِينَ
15.61
7
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And when the messengers came unto the family of Lot,
Sahih Intl
And when the messengers came to the family of Lot,
Yusuf Ali
At length when the messengers arrived among the adherents of Lut,
Arabic
فَلَمَّا جَآءَ ءَالَ لُوطٍ ٱلْمُرْسَلُونَ
15.62
5
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
He said: Lo! ye are folk unknown (to me).
Sahih Intl
He said, "Indeed, you are people unknown."
Yusuf Ali
He said: "Ye appear to be uncommon folk."
Arabic
قَالَ إِنَّكُمْ قَوْمٌ مُّنكَرُونَ
15.63
14
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
They said: Nay, but we bring thee that concerning which they keep disputing,
Sahih Intl
They said, "But we have come to you with that about which they were disputing,
Yusuf Ali
They said: "Yea, we have come to thee to accomplish that of which they doubt.
Arabic
قَالُوا۟ بَلْ جِئْنَٰكَ بِمَا كَانُوا۟ فِيهِ يَمْتَرُونَ
15.64
12
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And bring thee the Truth, and lo! we are truth-tellers.
Sahih Intl
And we have come to you with truth, and indeed, we are truthful.
Yusuf Ali
"We have brought to thee that which is inevitably due, and assuredly we tell the truth.
Arabic
وَأَتَيْنَٰكَ بِٱلْحَقِّ وَإِنَّا لَصَٰدِقُونَ
15.65
26
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
So travel with thy household in a portion of the night, and follow thou their backs. Let none of you turn round, but go whither ye are commanded.
Sahih Intl
So set out with your family during a portion of the night and follow behind them and let not anyone among you look back and continue on to where you are commanded."
Yusuf Ali
"Then travel by night with thy household, when a portion of the night (yet remains), and do thou bring up the rear: let no one amongst you look back, but pass on whither ye are ordered."
Arabic
فَأَسْرِ بِأَهْلِكَ بِقِطْعٍ مِّنَ ٱلَّيْلِ وَٱتَّبِعْ أَدْبَٰرَهُمْ وَلَا يَلْتَفِتْ مِنكُمْ أَحَدٌ وَٱمْضُوا۟ حَيْثُ تُؤْمَرُونَ
15.66
13
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And We made plain the case to him, that the root of them (who did wrong) was to be cut at early morn.
Sahih Intl
And We conveyed to him [the decree] of that matter: that those [sinners] would be eliminated by early morning.
Yusuf Ali
And We made known this decree to him, that the last remnants of those (sinners) should be cut off by the morning.
Arabic
وَقَضَيْنَآ إِلَيْهِ ذَٰلِكَ ٱلْأَمْرَ أَنَّ دَابِرَ هَٰٓؤُلَآءِ مَقْطُوعٌ مُّصْبِحِينَ
15.67
7
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And the people of the city came, rejoicing at the news (of new arrivals).
Sahih Intl
And the people of the city came rejoicing.
Yusuf Ali
The inhabitants of the city came in (mad) joy (at news of the young men).
Arabic
وَجَآءَ أَهْلُ ٱلْمَدِينَةِ يَسْتَبْشِرُونَ
15.68
10
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
He said: Lo! they are my guests. Affront me not!
Sahih Intl
[Lot] said, "Indeed, these are my guests, so do not shame me.
Yusuf Ali
Lut said: "These are my guests: disgrace me not:
Arabic
قَالَ إِنَّ هَٰٓؤُلَآءِ ضَيْفِى فَلَا تَفْضَحُونِ
15.69
9
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And keep your duty to Allah, and shame me not!
Sahih Intl
And fear Allah and do not disgrace me."
Yusuf Ali
"But fear Allah, and shame me not."
Arabic
وَٱتَّقُوا۟ ٱللَّهَ وَلَا تُخْزُونِ
15.70
10
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
They said; Have we not forbidden you from (entertaining) anyone?
Sahih Intl
They said, "Have we not forbidden you from [protecting] people?"
Yusuf Ali
They said: "Did we not forbid thee (to speak) for all and sundry?"
Arabic
قَالُوٓا۟ أَوَلَمْ نَنْهَكَ عَنِ ٱلْعَٰلَمِينَ
15.71
8
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
He said: Here are my daughters, if ye must be doing (so).
Sahih Intl
[Lot] said, "These are my daughters - if you would be doers [of lawful marriage]."
Yusuf Ali
He said: "There are my daughters (to marry), if ye must act (so)."
Arabic
قَالَ هَٰٓؤُلَآءِ بَنَاتِىٓ إِن كُنتُمْ فَٰعِلِينَ
15.72
11
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
By thy life (O Muhammad) they moved blindly in the frenzy of approaching death.
Sahih Intl
By your life, [O Muhammad], indeed they were, in their intoxication, wandering blindly.
Yusuf Ali
Verily, by thy life (O Prophet), in their wild intoxication, they wander in distraction, to and fro.
Arabic
لَعَمْرُكَ إِنَّهُمْ لَفِى سَكْرَتِهِمْ يَعْمَهُونَ
15.73
6
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Then the (Awful) Cry overtook them at the sunrise.
Sahih Intl
So the shriek seized them at sunrise.
Yusuf Ali
But the (mighty) Blast overtook them before morning,
Arabic
فَأَخَذَتْهُمُ ٱلصَّيْحَةُ مُشْرِقِينَ
15.74
15
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And We utterly confounded them, and We rained upon them stones of heated clay.
Sahih Intl
And We made the highest part [of the city] its lowest and rained upon them stones of hard clay.
Yusuf Ali
And We turned (the cities) upside down, and rained down on them brimstones hard as baked clay.
Arabic
فَجَعَلْنَا عَٰلِيَهَا سَافِلَهَا وَأَمْطَرْنَا عَلَيْهِمْ حِجَارَةً مِّن سِجِّيلٍ
15.75
8
Roots
5
Tafsirs
1
Hadiths
Pickthall
Lo! therein verily are portents for those who read the signs.
Sahih Intl
Indeed in that are signs for those who discern.
Yusuf Ali
Behold! in this are Signs for those who by tokens do understand.
Arabic
إِنَّ فِى ذَٰلِكَ لَءَايَٰتٍ لِّلْمُتَوَسِّمِينَ
15.76
7
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And lo! it is upon a road still uneffaced.
Sahih Intl
And indeed, those cities are [situated] on an established road.
Yusuf Ali
And the (cities were) right on the high-road.
Arabic
وَإِنَّهَا لَبِسَبِيلٍ مُّقِيمٍ
15.77
8
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Lo! therein is indeed a portent for believers.
Sahih Intl
Indeed in that is a sign for the believers.
Yusuf Ali
Behold! in this is a sign for those who believed.
Arabic
إِنَّ فِى ذَٰلِكَ لَءَايَةً لِّلْمُؤْمِنِينَ
15.78
8
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And the dwellers in the wood indeed were evil-doers.
Sahih Intl
And the companions of the thicket were [also] wrongdoers.
Yusuf Ali
And the Companions of the Wood were also wrong-doers;
Arabic
وَإِن كَانَ أَصْحَٰبُ ٱلْأَيْكَةِ لَظَٰلِمِينَ
15.79
12
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
So we took vengeance on them; and lo! they both are on a high-road plain to see.
Sahih Intl
So We took retribution from them, and indeed, both [cities] are on a clear highway.
Yusuf Ali
So We exacted retribution from them. They were both on an open highway, plain to see.
Arabic
فَٱنتَقَمْنَا مِنْهُمْ وَإِنَّهُمَا لَبِإِمَامٍ مُّبِينٍ
15.80
9
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And the dwellers in Al-Hijr denied (Our) messengers.
Sahih Intl
And certainly did the companions of Thamud deny the messengers.
Yusuf Ali
The Companions of the Rocky Tract also rejected the messengers:
Arabic
وَلَقَدْ كَذَّبَ أَصْحَٰبُ ٱلْحِجْرِ ٱلْمُرْسَلِينَ
15.81
12
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And we gave them Our revelations, but they were averse to them.
Sahih Intl
And We gave them Our signs, but from them they were turning away.
Yusuf Ali
We sent them Our Signs, but they persisted in turning away from them.
Arabic
وَءَاتَيْنَٰهُمْ ءَايَٰتِنَا فَكَانُوا۟ عَنْهَا مُعْرِضِينَ
15.82
10
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And they used to hew out dwellings from the hills, (wherein they dwelt) secure.
Sahih Intl
And they used to carve from the mountains, houses, feeling secure.
Yusuf Ali
Out of the mountains did they hew (their) edifices, (feeling themselves) secure.
Arabic
وَكَانُوا۟ يَنْحِتُونَ مِنَ ٱلْجِبَالِ بُيُوتًا ءَامِنِينَ
15.83
6
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
But the (Awful) Cry overtook them at the morning hour,
Sahih Intl
But the shriek seized them at early morning.
Yusuf Ali
But the (mighty) Blast seized them of a morning,
Arabic
فَأَخَذَتْهُمُ ٱلصَّيْحَةُ مُصْبِحِينَ
15.84
10
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And that which they were wont to count as gain availed them not.
Sahih Intl
So nothing availed them [from] what they used to earn.
Yusuf Ali
And of no avail to them was all that they did (with such art and care)!
Arabic
فَمَآ أَغْنَىٰ عَنْهُم مَّا كَانُوا۟ يَكْسِبُونَ
15.85
29
Roots
5
Tafsirs
Pickthall
We created not the heavens and the earth and all that is between them save with truth, and lo! the Hour is surely coming. So forgive, (O Muhammad), with a gracious forgiveness.
Sahih Intl
And We have not created the heavens and earth and that between them except in truth. And indeed, the Hour is coming; so forgive with gracious forgiveness.
Yusuf Ali
We created not the heavens, the earth, and all between them, but for just ends. And the Hour is surely coming (when this will be manifest). So overlook (any human faults) with gracious forgiveness.
Arabic
وَمَا خَلَقْنَا ٱلسَّمَٰوَٰتِ وَٱلْأَرْضَ وَمَا بَيْنَهُمَآ إِلَّا بِٱلْحَقِّ ۗ وَإِنَّ ٱلسَّاعَةَ لَءَاتِيَةٌ ۖ فَٱصْفَحِ ٱلصَّفْحَ ٱلْجَمِيلَ
15.86
8
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Lo! Thy Lord! He is the All-Wise Creator.
Sahih Intl
Indeed, your Lord - He is the Knowing Creator.
Yusuf Ali
For verily it is thy Lord who is the Master-Creator, knowing all things.
Arabic
إِنَّ رَبَّكَ هُوَ ٱلْخَلَّٰقُ ٱلْعَلِيمُ
15.87
15
Roots
6
Tafsirs
Pickthall
We have given thee seven of the oft-repeated (verses) and the great Qur'an.
Sahih Intl
And We have certainly given you, [O Muhammad], seven of the often repeated [verses] and the great Qur'an.
Yusuf Ali
And We have bestowed upon thee the Seven Oft-repeated (verses) and the Grand Qur'an.
Arabic
وَلَقَدْ ءَاتَيْنَٰكَ سَبْعًا مِّنَ ٱلْمَثَانِى وَٱلْقُرْءَانَ ٱلْعَظِيمَ
15.88
26
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Strain not thine eyes toward that which We cause some wedded pairs among them to enjoin, and be not grieved on their account, and lower thy wing (in tenderness) for the believers.
Sahih Intl
Do not extend your eyes toward that by which We have given enjoyment to [certain] categories of the disbelievers, and do not grieve over them. And lower your wing to the believers
Yusuf Ali
Strain not thine eyes. (Wistfully) at what We have bestowed on certain classes of them, nor grieve over them: but lower thy wing (in gentleness) to the believers.
Arabic
لَا تَمُدَّنَّ عَيْنَيْكَ إِلَىٰ مَا مَتَّعْنَا بِهِۦٓ أَزْوَٰجًا مِّنْهُمْ وَلَا تَحْزَنْ عَلَيْهِمْ وَٱخْفِضْ جَنَاحَكَ لِلْمُؤْمِنِينَ
15.89
9
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And say: Lo! I, even I, am a plain warner,
Sahih Intl
And say, "Indeed, I am the clear warner" -
Yusuf Ali
And say: "I am indeed he that warneth openly and without ambiguity,"-
Arabic
وَقُلْ إِنِّىٓ أَنَا ٱلنَّذِيرُ ٱلْمُبِينُ
15.90
7
Roots
4
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1
Hadiths
Pickthall
Such as We send down for those who make division,
Sahih Intl
Just as We had revealed [scriptures] to the separators
Yusuf Ali
(Of just such wrath) as We sent down on those who divided (Scripture into arbitrary parts),-
Arabic
كَمَآ أَنزَلْنَا عَلَى ٱلْمُقْتَسِمِينَ
15.91
6
Roots
5
Tafsirs
1
Hadiths
Pickthall
Those who break the Qur'an into parts.
Sahih Intl
Who have made the Qur'an into portions.
Yusuf Ali
(So also on such) as have made Qur'an into shreds (as they please).
Arabic
ٱلَّذِينَ جَعَلُوا۟ ٱلْقُرْءَانَ عِضِينَ
15.92
9
Roots
5
Tafsirs
1
Hadiths
Pickthall
Them, by thy Lord, We shall question, every one,
Sahih Intl
So by your Lord, We will surely question them all
Yusuf Ali
Therefore, by the Lord, We will, of a surety, call them to account,
Arabic
فَوَرَبِّكَ لَنَسْـَٔلَنَّهُمْ أَجْمَعِينَ
15.93
6
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Of what they used to do.
Sahih Intl
About what they used to do.
Yusuf Ali
For all their deeds.
Arabic
عَمَّا كَانُوا۟ يَعْمَلُونَ
15.94
10
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Pickthall
So proclaim that which thou art commanded, and withdraw from the idolaters.
Sahih Intl
Then declare what you are commanded and turn away from the polytheists.
Yusuf Ali
Therefore expound openly what thou art commanded, and turn away from those who join false gods with Allah.
Arabic
فَٱصْدَعْ بِمَا تُؤْمَرُ وَأَعْرِضْ عَنِ ٱلْمُشْرِكِينَ
15.95
7
Roots
3
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Lo! We defend thee from the scoffers,
Sahih Intl
Indeed, We are sufficient for you against the mockers
Yusuf Ali
For sufficient are We unto thee against those who scoff,-
Arabic
إِنَّا كَفَيْنَٰكَ ٱلْمُسْتَهْزِءِينَ
15.96
11
Roots
3
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Who set some other god along with Allah. But they will come to know.
Sahih Intl
Who make [equal] with Allah another deity. But they are going to know.
Yusuf Ali
Those who adopt, with Allah, another god: but soon will they come to know.
Arabic
ٱلَّذِينَ يَجْعَلُونَ مَعَ ٱللَّهِ إِلَٰهًا ءَاخَرَ ۚ فَسَوْفَ يَعْلَمُونَ
15.97
13
Roots
5
Tafsirs
Pickthall
Well know We that thy bosom is oppressed by what they say,
Sahih Intl
And We already know that your breast is constrained by what they say.
Yusuf Ali
We do indeed know how thy heart is distressed at what they say.
Arabic
وَلَقَدْ نَعْلَمُ أَنَّكَ يَضِيقُ صَدْرُكَ بِمَا يَقُولُونَ
15.98
11
Roots
6
Tafsirs
Pickthall
But hymn the praise of thy Lord, and be of those who make prostration (unto Him).
Sahih Intl
So exalt [Allah] with praise of your Lord and be of those who prostrate [to Him].
Yusuf Ali
But celebrate the praises of thy Lord, and be of those who prostrate themselves in adoration.
Arabic
فَسَبِّحْ بِحَمْدِ رَبِّكَ وَكُن مِّنَ ٱلسَّٰجِدِينَ
15.99
9
Roots
2
Tafsirs
Pickthall
And serve thy Lord till the Inevitable cometh unto thee.
Sahih Intl
And worship your Lord until there comes to you the certainty (death).
Yusuf Ali
And serve thy Lord until there come unto thee the Hour that is Certain.
Arabic
وَٱعْبُدْ رَبَّكَ حَتَّىٰ يَأْتِيَكَ ٱلْيَقِينُ